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Elizabethton in Carter County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Green Hill Cemetery

 
 
Green Hill Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, July 17, 2011
1. Green Hill Cemetery Marker
Inscription. The Tipton family cemetery, it stood near the homesite of Samuel Tipton (1752-1833) and Susannah Reneau (1767-1853). Col. John Tipton, father of Samuel, deeded it to him in 1784. The house was later the home of a nephew, Isaac P. Tipton, whose father, Isaac, died in 1827. Soldiers of all wars from the Revolution to World War I are buried here
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1A 61.)
 
Location. 36° 21.085′ N, 82° 13.998′ W. Marker is in Elizabethton, Tennessee, in Carter County. Marker is at the intersection of West Elk Avenue (U.S. 321) and West Mill Street on West Elk Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 421 West Elk Avenue, Elizabethton TN 37643, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Transylvania Purchase (approx. 1.1 miles away); Watauga Fort (approx. 1.1 miles away); Watauga Purchase (approx. 1.1 miles away); Sycamore Shoals of the Watauga (approx. 1.1 miles away); Duffield Academy (approx. 1.2 miles away); Covered Bridge (approx.
Wide view of Green Hill Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, July 17, 2011
2. Wide view of Green Hill Cemetery Marker
1.2 miles away); Samuel Powhatan Carter (approx. 1.3 miles away); Carter County's Train History (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabethton.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 739 times since then and 47 times this year. Last updated on March 12, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 24, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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